Raub

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Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German roup, from Old High German roub, from Proto-Germanic *raubaz (rape, pillage; spoils; garment, robe), from Proto-Indo-European *Hrewp- (to break, tear). Cognate with German Raub (robbery), Dutch roof (robbery), English reif (robbery). From the same Proto-Indo-European root as Latin rumpō (I break), Hindi लुप्त (lupt, disappeared, missing; extinct).

Noun[edit]

Raub m

  1. (Urseren) harvest yield

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German roup, from Old High German roub, from Proto-Germanic *raubaz. More at robe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Raub m (genitive Raubs or Raubes, plural Raube)

  1. robbery, heist
  2. deprivation

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Raub in Duden online